Flower Kept Alive by Putting in Water

Kusakabe Kimbei1870s - 1890s

The J. Paul Getty Museum

The J. Paul Getty Museum

  • Title: Flower Kept Alive by Putting in Water
  • Creator: Kusakabe Kimbei
  • Date: 1870s - 1890s
  • Location Created: Japan
  • Physical Dimensions: 20.3 x 26.6 cm (8 x 10 1/2 in.)
  • External Link: Find out more about this object on the Museum website.
  • Medium: Hand-colored albumen silver print
  • Source Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
  • Object Type: Print
  • Object Status: Permanent Collection
  • Number: 84.XA.700.4.30
  • Inscription: (Recto, image) lower left, numbered on the negative: "226."; (Recto, mount) lower right, in pencil: "Flower kept alive by putting in water" [sideways];
  • Display Location: Not currently on view
  • Department: Photographs
  • Culture: Japanese
  • Classification: Photographs